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Google Explains Why They Removed Linda Ikeji's Blog

3 years ago /

In an interesting turn of events yesterday, visitors to Linda Ikeji's blog lindaikeji.blogspot.com suddenly discovered that their beloved entertainment/gossip hotspot was offline. It turned out that Google had taken the complaints of plagiarism quite serious and had deleted Linda Ikeji's blog. The action has since sparked lots of controversies as many...

Google Shuts Down Popular Blogsite, Linda Ikeji

3 years ago /

Google on Wednesday shut down popular blogsite, Linda Ikeji, www.lindaikeji.blogspot.com. No reasons have been given for the shut down....

7th Heaven Actress Sarah Goldberg Dies In Her Sleep At 40

3 years ago /

Sarah Goldberg, who appeared in the television series 7th Heaven, died on Sept. 27 of natural causes, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. She was 40. “She went to sleep and didn’t wake up,” her mother told the Sun-Times. The Chicago-born Goldberg played 7th Heaven’s Sarah Glass Camden from 2002 to 2006. Her character...

Paralyzed Bride Stun Wedding Guests As She Walked Down The Aisle

3 years ago /

Six years ago, Gina Giaffoglione of McClelland, Iowa, was paralyzed from the waist down in a car accident, but she didn't let this injury stop her from walking down the aisle on her recent wedding day, reports KETV7. A former athlete, the smiling bride has always been determined to stay fit, even...

Akon Performs In Giant Bubble To Avoid Ebola

3 years ago /

In an effort to guard against contracting the Ebola Virus Disease, a United States-based R&B star, Akon, last Sunday climbed inside an airtight blow-up during a performance in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo. The singer rolled over the crowd, pushed along by the outstretched hands of 60,000 screaming concert-goers while performing...

Why I Ended My Marriage – Ini Edo

3 years ago /

Popular Nollywood actress, Ini Edo has confirmed rumours that her marriage to her US-based husband, Philip Ehiagwina, has broken up. The couple got married in November 2008 at a ceremony held in Houston, Texas, USA. But contrary to the rumour that her husband had opted out of the marriage and demanded a...

The Utere Family Emerge Winners Of The MDA Season 8 Grand Finale

3 years ago /

It was a spectacular end to the popular family dance show, Maltina Dance All Season 8 (MDA8) as the curtains fell at its grand finale. The grand finale, which was the culmination of weeks of suspense, drama and excitement, saw the Utere family from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, crowned winners of the 2014 edition...

Terry G Floats Table Water Company

3 years ago /

 The Nigerian singer and self-styled ‘Akpo Master’ has just launched his water bottling line, ‘Terry G Table Water’, one of the businesses which the gifted musician plans to float. “Terry G has officially commenced his ‘pure water business,” the singer wrote alongside a photo of his company’s truck. He cited the...

Peter Okoye Of P-Square Falls Off Stage During Performance

3 years ago /

Just as the crowd was enjoying their high-octane performance at the Beat 99.9 Triple 9 concert in Lagos on Tuesday night, Peter Okoye of P-Square stepped too close to the edge of the elevated stage and unfortunately fell into the barricades.Peter can dance like Michael Jackson and has always being the one who is seen doing...

Tiwa Savage Sacks Husband, Employs Mekka Millions As New Manager

3 years ago /

As the drama of Tiwa's marriage unfolds and news that they may be headed for divorce spreads, the singer has further distanced herself from her Husband/Manager Teebillz by relieving him of his ‘managerial’ duties. She has employed Emeka aka Mekka Million to do the job. It will be recalled that popular...

Geoffrey Oji Emerges MTN Poject Fame 7 Winner

3 years ago /

Geoffrey Oji has become the luckiest winner to wear the crown of the newest season of MTN Project Fame. Very few would have guessed the electrifying stagecraft of Nigerian dance queen, Kaffy, and the legendary showing of Sir Shina Peters were a prelude to the crowning of the Benue-born Geoffrey. The...

Gulder Ultimate Begins Drill In Aguleri Jungle

3 years ago /

After an intense exercise which saw them overcoming several obstacles when other hopefuls fell by the wayside; and after a suspense-filled final selection party, which coincided with the launch of a new Gulder bottle, the contestants for this year’s Gulder Ultimate Search have finally proceeded to the Aguleri forest. Their search...

Stars Gather In Venice For George Clooney's Wedding

3 years ago /

Celebrities, paparazzi and the world's media are congregating in Venice for the widely anticipated wedding weekend of a man long considered Hollywood's most eligible bachelor: George Clooney. The actor and his fiancee, British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin, were photographed Friday cruising the sun-dappled canals of Venice ahead of their big...

Tony Tetuila Joins APC, To Contest House Of Assembly Seat In Kwara

3 years ago /

Anthony Olanrewaju Awotoye, popularly known as Tony Tetuila, has just declared his intention to run for Kwara State House of Assembly as member representing Irepodun Local Government Area. The music crooner who used to be part of a music group “The Remedies”, split with the group and has been successful as...

Forbes: Dr. Dre Tops World's Highest Paid Hip Hop Acts 2014

3 years ago /

1. Dr. Dre: $620 million Thanks to Apple's Beats buyout, Dre had the highest yearly earnings total of any musician ever evaluated by FORBES. The $620 million sum is also more than the remaining 24 names on the Hip-Hop Cash Kings list—combined. Perhaps now the superproducer will have time to finally...

Judge Dismisses $30m Case Accusing Nicki Minaj Of Stealing Wig Designs

4 years ago /

A judge has dismissed a multi-million dollar lawsuit filed by a celebrity hair stylist who accused singer Nicki Minaj of stealing his wig designs. Terrence Davidson wanted $30m (£18.2m) claims the former American Idol judge began copying his designs and selling them online after he stopped working for her. But US District...

British Music Industry Added £3.8bn To The UK Economy In 2013

4 years ago /

The British music industry contributed £3.8bn to the UK economy in 2013, according to an annual trade report. With the sector seeing a 9% growth over the year before, lobbyists called for a stronger national copyright framework. The increase in overall music receipts can be traced to individual revenues by musicians,...

Kanye West: I Am A Married Christian Man

4 years ago /

Kanye West has hit back at reports that he asked a wheelchair user at one of his concerts to stand up, declaring: "I'm a married, Christian man." The rapper is currently on the Australian leg of his tour, but came under fire over the weekend after reports that he had asked...

"No One Made The List" - Cossy Tells Sugar Boys

4 years ago /

Cossy Orjiakor, controversial Nollywood actress and singer whose raunchy antics and flagrant display of her boobs has won her a long list of critics and fans alike said she wouldn't be the sugar mummy of her raunchy fans because none of them showed up to accept a specific task she...

"The Rhythm Of Happiness" MDA8 Hits The Screen

4 years ago /

The number one family dance show in Nigeria, Maltina Dance All season eight (MDA8), hit television screens across the nation and beyond on Sunday, September 7. Out of the 28 families who scaled through the pre-grand audition show in three regions - Port Harcourt, Abuja and Lagos, thirteen families were selected...